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Darbar: 58 Departments To Move ‘In Camp’ With 33% Staff

Darbar: 58 Departments To Move ‘In Camp’ With 33% Staff

  Srinagar: The government on Tuesday ordered that as many 58 departments shall move ‘in camp’ and 38 others ‘in full’ as part of the bi-annual Darbar Move this year. “The offices moving in camp shall carry only 33% of the staff strength in that particular office or 10 officials, whichever is minimum or otherwise, […]

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Unidentified militant killed in an attack on BJP worker’s house in Gbl PSO sustains injury in incident, say officials

Unidentified militant killed in an attack on BJP worker’s house in Gbl  PSO sustains injury in incident, say officials

  Raja Syed Rather Ganderbal, Oct 6 (KNO): An unidentified militant was killed when militants attacked the house of BJP worker in Nunar area of Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, police said Tuesday. Kashmir police tweeted on its official twitter handle that militants fired at one BJP worker at Nunar in Ganderbal. “He is safe however, […]

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Not possible to check every vehicle on highway, frisking of vehicles only after specific info: IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar

Not possible to check every vehicle on highway, frisking of vehicles only after specific info: IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar

  No weapon was snatched from slain CRPF men at Pampore: IG CRPF Ops Deepak Ratan Abid Bashir Srinagar, Oct 06 (KNO): Inspector General of Police Kashmir range Vijay Kumar Tuesday said that it is not possible to check each and every vehicle on the Kashmir highway as that would lead to chaos while as […]

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14-yr-old hangs self to death in Kulgam

14-yr-old hangs self to death in Kulgam

  Umaisar Gull Ganie Kulgam, Oct 06 (KNO): A 6th class student allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself to death at his house in Dano Kandi Marag village of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Tuesday afternoon. A police official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that a 14-year-old boy (name withheld) of Dano Kandi […]

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Physical Teacher killed in Kulgam mishap

Physical Teacher killed in Kulgam mishap

  Umaisar Gull Ganie Kulgam, Oct 06 (KNO): A 45-year-old man was killed in a road accident in Bhan area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Tuesday afternoon. A police official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that a government physical teacher identified as Waheed Ahmad Dar, son of Abdul Ahad Dar of Ashmuji […]

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COVID-19: 16 fatalities, 738 test positive as J&K tally crosses 80,000 Total cases 80,476, 1,268 deaths; Recovery rate over 81 percent in UT

COVID-19: 16 fatalities, 738 test positive as J&K tally crosses 80,000  Total cases 80,476, 1,268 deaths; Recovery rate over 81 percent in UT

  Jehangeer Ganai Srinagar, Oct 06 (KNO): The Covid-19 figures continued to show a fall on Tuesday as 16 people died of the dreaded virus while as only 738 cases tested positive taking the total number of positive cases in the UT to over 80,476. The death toll has mounted to 1268. The exact number […]

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CAG report reveals J&K’s poor performance in execution of PMGSY works

CAG report reveals J&K’s poor performance in execution of PMGSY works

  Nasir Azam Srinagar, Oct 06 (KNO): The Comptroller and Auditor General of India has pulled up the Jammu & Kashmir government for poor progress in completion of roads under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana. In its report tabled in the Parliament on September 23, the CAG has pointed out poor performance of the authorities […]

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Gunfight underway in Shopian

Gunfight underway in Shopian

  Security forces install lights, Cordon layers tightened to prevent militants from fleeing, say officials Jahangeer Ganai Shopian, Oct 06 (KNO): An encounter is underway between security forces and militants in Sugan village of Zainapora area in South Kashmir’s Shopian district, police officials said. They said that acting on a specific lead about the presence […]

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Won’t participate in polls unless PDP president is released: Hanjura Party asks Centre to restore August 4, 2019 position of J&K

Won’t participate in polls unless PDP president is released: Hanjura  Party asks Centre to restore August 4, 2019 position of J&K

  Faizan Wani Srinagar, Oct 06 (KNO): Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Tuesday demanded restoration of pre August 4, 2019 status of Jammu and Kashmir, saying that the centre before holding elections in Jammu and Kashmir has to return what was snatched away on the fateful day. PDP General Secretary, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura according to […]

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Govt orders transfers, postings in Police Deptt Amit Kumar is new DIG Central Kashmir Range

Govt orders transfers, postings in Police Deptt  Amit Kumar is new DIG Central Kashmir Range

  Srinagar, Oct 06 (KNO): The government Tuesday ordered transfers and postings of 22 police officers in Jammu and Kashmir in the interest of administration with immediate effect. According to an order under number 203- Home of 2020 dated 06.10.2020, a copy of which lies with the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), Amit Kumar, IPS […]